About us

Michigan Collegiate was established in 1999 as a Public School Academy chartered by Ferris State University. Our goal is to provide a quality education to students as well as instruction in character development. We had our first graduating class in June 2006. As a public school of choice, we accept children from throughout the geographic region. The elementary school is located in Roseville, Michigan. Our middle school and high school are located in Warren, Michigan.

We prepare students for further education by

Developing academic knowledge and skills.
Stimulating critical thinking and problem-solving skills.
Providing exposure to educational technology.
Requiring participation in a diversified curriculum.

OUR MISSION

Inspire

Students to become lifelong learners

Create

Responsible citizens

Empower

Students to develop to their potential

Our Vision

Michigan Collegiate will be recognized as having an exemplary public school academy board. This will be evidenced by: Michigan Collegiate Board of Directors will be the standard by which other charter school boards are measured. Michigan Collegiate will provide technology that is not older than 5 years old. All Michigan Collegiate students who take the NWEA-MAP Assessment will show one year’s growth from Fall to Spring testing. Michigan Collegiate Board of Directors will promote retention among students through graduation.

Philosophy

We Believe

  • Instruction and training should be designed to provide a strong educational environment to help students now and prepare them for the future.
  • The education experience should cultivate and nurture the whole person.
  • Instilling positive values in our students is very important.
  • Offering opportunities for intellectual, social, physical, emotional, and aesthetic growth will prepare students for the future.
  • Students should be challenged to develop their natural abilities and talents.
  • Family and school should complement each other.

We Commit To

  • Maintain a high academic standard
  • Instill morals in the heart of the student
  • Generate patriotism
  • Live a disciplined life
  • Provide opportunities for community service

At A Glance

910

Students Enrolled

21.5

Average Class Size

AAA

Bond Certified

89

Staff Members

93%

Teacher retention over 5 years

12:1

Student to Teacher Ratio

2

Total Schools

1:1

Teacher to Device Ratio

FAQ

Charter schools are unique public schools.  They are allowed more freedom to be innovative, while still being held accountable for advancing student achievement.  As a public school, charters are:

  • Open to all children
  • Free of tuition
  • Aligned with Common Core State Standards

In Michigan, charters are granted through state universities, junior colleges, intermediate, or local school boards.  Conner Creek Academy East received its charter from in 1999 from Ferris State University, located in Big Rapids, Michigan.

The education is free. Just like traditional public schools, we received our funding from the state on Just like traditional public schools, we received our funding from the state on Just like traditional public schools, we received our funding from the state on a per pupil basis.

Yes. We are governed by the same requirements as a traditional public school.

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Semester 2 Final Exams – Half Day

Middle/High School

Semester 2 Final Exams – Half Day

Now Accepting Applications!

We are now accepting applications for the 2022-2023 school year! Click below to begin your enrollment!